Boris Missirkov & Georgi Bogdanov
The creative duo Boris Missirkov and Georgi Bogdanov are internationally acclaimed Bulgarian cinematographers, directors, visual artists and photographers, authors of visual campaigns, full-length documentaries, videos and short films. Ideologists and founders of AGITPROP Production Company and co-founders of Bulgarian Photographic Association. DOP of the most successful AGITPROP’s films, among which: “Georgi and the Butterflies” (Silver Wolf, IDFA – Amsterdam 2004), “The Mosquito Problem and other stories” (Cannes 2007, Grierson Award for best documentary, The Times BFI London Film Festival 2007), “Corridor #8” (Berlinale 2008 – Forum, Independent Ecumenical Jury Award) and “The Boy Who Was a King” (Toronto International 2011, London FF 2011). DOP of the first original Bulgarian productions for HBO, documentaries “Concrete Pharaohs and Paradise Hotel” (Golden Magnolia 2010 for Best doc; Thessaloniki 2010 Best Doc) and of “Dad Made Dirty Movies” (Visions du Reel, Switzerland) etc. Producers (together with Martichka Bozhilova) of “15” – the first Bulgarian omnibus film. Authors of the shorts “’94 Forever” and “I am a Bulgarian”, included in it. Renowned visual artists and photographers, they have been presented in solo shows as well as major photography and contemporary art exhibitions in Europe and the USA.
As of February 2019.